Saturday, 24 Oct. Riviera Beach – West Palm Beach. , FL

It really got crowded today beings it was a beautiful Saturday traffic was heavy, we traveled 57 miles in 6.5 hours arriving at Singer Island for anchorage.

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Rise to the morning sun and our first bridge.

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Coast Guard ship anchored at Fort Pierce and another bridge.

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Meeting a SMALL pusher tug and Betty being friendly as usual.

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Passing St. Lucie Nuclear Power Plant.

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Power plant in the distance and another trawler.

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The “Old Salt” looking ahead and our navigation equipment.

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Jensen Beach Bridge with people loving to fish on a Saturday morning and sail boat races.

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Passing a pusher tug.

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Sewell Point Bridge and an inlet from the Atlantic Ocean.

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Houses along Port Salerno.

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Cross the St. Lucie River into the Manatee Pocket.

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I guess this ditch cuts through St. Lucie State Park.

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Traffic started picking up.

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Passing through South Jupiter Narrows.

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Entering Hobe Sound and a small work barge.

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Looks like traffic is picking up and Captain Bob came to the flying bridge to offer advise.

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Locals are making use of the shoal island in Jupiter Sound as the traffic FLYS by.

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The jersey boys on the  “Sea Jeannie” plowed past us with no consideration of their wake, but we caught up and passed them at a draw bridge because they had to wait for it to open, we didn’t.  But guess what the jersey boys plowed pass us again in Lake Worth.

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Traffic on the water on a beautiful Saturday afternoon.

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These folks seem to take there party bar with them – kind of reminds me of “Little Big Town” singing “Pontoon.”

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Jupiter Lighthouse.

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Loxahatchee River.

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Traffic on Lake Worth Creek.

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Our final anchorage at Riviera Beach – West Palm Beach.

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Doing our final chart plot and iPad route for tomorrow to Hollywood, FL.

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Our final sun deck evening with our wine and books.

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2 comments

  1. Kay Scharber · October 25, 2015

    Looks like it was a wonderful trip! Thanks for sharing!

    Kay Scharber

    Sent from my iPad

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  2. Shannon Patterson · October 25, 2015

    You are almost there!! Looks like you had a lot going on today.

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